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Title: Gyroscope
Url: http://physics.kenyon.edu/EarlyApparatus/Mechanics/Gyroscope/Gyroscop...
Creator: Greenslade, Thomas Boardman
Publisher: Kenyon College
Description: This site, entitled Gyroscope, is offered by the Kenyon College Department of Physics. It describes the history of the gyroscope from its invention in 1852 by the French physicist Leon Foucault to other early variations. Large photographs of the pieces are given along with brief explanations. Visitors can also find a link to the gyroscopes predecessor, Bohnenberger's Apparatus, at the bottom of the page.
LC Classification: Technology -- Mechanical engineering and machinery -- History -- Nineteenth century
Technology -- Mechanical engineering and machinery -- Mechanical movements -- Special movements and devices -- Gyroscopes
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Engineering
Science -- History
Resource Type: Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-03-14 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-03-13 10:31:03 (W3C-DTF)
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Resource URL Clicks: 44
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